DerwentTextiles' Shop Announcement

Welcome to Art Originals & Where my New Hand Cut Lino Prints await new homes - where we have all kinds of ideas for your walls and Home Interior & Fashion Accessories. Sometimes there are Vintage Textiles hand made by me and my family, some by my late mother-in-law Joan Derwent. She was an Expert Tailoress in the heady days of 1960s Mad Men Fashion and 1970 Hippy times ! These include Vintage 1970's Fashion from cool Tailoring reminiscent of Mary Quant & Designer John Bates at Jean Varon London label ! We are still KNITTING Winter Warm Luxury Hand Knits,Tricot to Special Order for Scarves & Fashion Accessories. We love to Make you our new Hand Painted Originals & Individual Textiles for Fashion and Home Interiors. I love hearing from any New Clients - so Please, do Contact us anytime - for Individual, One of a Kind, Hand made, Original Interior cushions and our Silk Painted Fashion Accessories for all Ages. Our own men love Hand Painted Silk Cravats & my brother has a Marine Blue Sky one i hand printed and painted last summer My husband is wearing a Bamboo Hand Knit Beige & Coffee Warm woolly, Luxury Scarf which can be for anyone, depends on yarn used, we have lots of Denim blue in 3 shades of cotton mix, soft and light great for sensitive chins ! And you & your loved ones can choose the colours !

Our Hand made Items are usually - Hand Made to Order & take 1-3 weeks from the time you place an Order to the time they are Sent out. We Custom Colours & Styles, match a Theme for A Wedding which can take a little longer, we can also take Half an agreed cost, for materials before it's made if you'd like to do so - at Checkout via PAYPAL, or on a Credit Card & then the Final amount just Before Sending out finished items.

WE like our customers to be happy & then any adjustments can be made in time.

I Hand Paint Fabric for Personal projects & as Supplies. And i can also Embroider Silks & Fashion pieces & Home Interior Cushions - from Mixed Media Cushion/ Pillow Cover, to six Place/Table Mats.

We also Make ART Hand Printo Lino cuts for your Wall & alos Textiles .
We Paint Acrylics onto Canvas, Designing & Illustrating Personal Memorabilia Items with paint and sometimes use some Embroidery either mine or Vintage. I love Textiles of all kinds so Unused Vintage Linens & Cottons can be used for a Project from our own collection (or from your textiles and trims / your Grannie's can be used too if you prefer). We also keep in stock some Vintage Buttons & Linens & often Re-cycle & Reclaim from Charity shops - giving these Textiles a New Lease of Life.

Sometimes, we have For Sale - Vintage Vogue Dress Patterns & European Knitting Books / Magazines & Unused Buttons & Haberdashery of a Traditional nature.
Husbands & Boyfriends & Girlfriends & Children need practical scarves, chunky Wool & Acrylic mixes you can fling in the Wash at 30 or 40 deg. BUT Sometimes we like to Knit in Bamboo, Luxury Alpaca or Handwashable Pure wools & Cottons.

We also paint Men's Fab Silk stripey Hankies & Smart Ties & Gentlemen like Cravates for A Wedding. And we also Paint by Hand or Batik Silk fabrics & let your Professional Menswear Tailor make up a Waistcoat & Cravat in your own home town where it can be fitted on the lucky chap who will wear it ! Our Silks are all Hand Painted & Printed by me Rose Marie © 2013/ 2014 in a new Studio/Atélier - in France & also back home in Newbury, Royal Berkshire, England - just a few miles away from where Princess Kate grew up - as an American lady in my local french garden centre told me !
NB. We hope you will understand that ALL paints, yarns & Eco friendly French Dyes - have Risen in Price quite considerably over the last 12 months. French & UK POSTAL Rates have also Increased. So Once Again - Many thanks for Understanding &
to all our Friends & Loyal Customers for your Valuable Custom. Please Visit our other venue for Fashion & Silks - Our other Etsy Boutique

Thankyou for Looking & Shopping, Please Come Back soon ! Merci Bien, A Bientòt !
This Winter Contact me for Information on a New Bright Silk Collection & Watch this Space for Chivalrous Heraldic Inspiration in Bright Jewel Colours and Yarns !
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ALL Images by DerwentTextiles© Rosemary Derwent© 2012/2013
UK 2013/14 France© We also sell our Original Fine Art & Photos. All Dyes & Print Mixes - are Water based so NOT harming our Environment. ALL Silks are Certified Organic and come via European Fair Trade companies. We use VERY little Water & try always to Recycle & Re-purpose fabrics & Dyes .
Thanks to those of you featuring All kinds of things from Both shops in your TREASURY !
Proud to be Members of FrenchKnits team for Knit and Tricot.
We now have a Proper Studio & hope to Invite Visitors in future years for Open Studio Days & Look forward to Drop in Knitting & Painting Workshops next Summer for the Young at heart - Everything we make is Hand Made by me & my family in France & UK
or by my new collaborator friend Jo at

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